Readings for Lunch — [ 19 Sep 2017 ]

A subglacial cave found in Antarctica, that researchers think could reveal new undiscovered animal or plant species (source)


Penny Chenery, Owner of the Triple Crown Winner Secretariat, Dies at 95

Via Liliana Bragadin
Ms. Chenery knew little about horse racing when she took over her father’s thoroughbred farm, but she became a major figure in the racing industry. An incredible story. And an amazing movie too.


Visualizing the hidden drama of life’s most mundane events with a single line

The flip of a switch. The bounce of a spring. The collapse of a tower of blocks. In the hands of artist Daihei Shibata, the minutiae of everyday life are downright thrilling.